Frederick had caused signal cannon to be placed at suitable points between Breslau and Strehlin, which, by transmitting reports, should give him as early intelligence as possible of the success of the enterprise. About noon, in the midst of the grand man?uvrings on the parade-ground, one distant cannon-shot was heard, to the great satisfaction of Frederick, who alone understood its significance. dd. Prussian Cavalry. 久久爱免费视频在线观看_久久爱视频_久久爱在线播放视频 The severity of discipline in the Prussian army was dreadful. The slightest misdemeanor was punished mercilessly. The drill, exposure, and hardships in the camp made life to the soldier a scene of constant martyrdom. Desertion was almost impossible. The only avenue of escape was suicide. In the little garrison at Potsdam, in ten years, over three hundred, by self-inflicted death, escaped their miseries. Dr. Zimmerman states that it not unfrequently happened that a soldier murdered a child, and then came and gave himself up to justice. They thought that if they committed379 suicide they would be subject to eternal punishment. But the murdered infant was sure to go to heaven, and the murderer would have time to repent and make his peace with God. Results of the Battle of Rossbach.鈥擳he Attack upon Breslau.鈥擡xtraordinary Address of the King to his Troops.鈥擟onfidence of the Prussians in their Commander.鈥擬agnificent Array of the Austrians at Leuthen.鈥擳actics of Frederick.鈥擳he Battle Hymn.鈥擳he Battle and the Victory.鈥擲cenes after the Battle.鈥擱ecapture of Breslau by Frederick.